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Why People Accept Celebrities’ Unqualified Health Advice

Tom Cruise

Two articles about this interesting phenomena were published recently, one by Taffy Brodesser-Akner in The New York Times Magazine and the other by Cory Stieg in Refinery29.  Both offered some great insights into why people are inclined to believe pseudoscientific advice given by celebrities, even when it is wacky, wrong, and sometimes dangerous. If you’re […]

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Play it Safe this Summer

Knowing how to train and play safely in extreme heat is critical to avoid heat illness. With temperatures in Iowa already reaching dangerously high levels this year, it’s important to take steps to stay safe. The American Academy of Pediatrics says it is safe to play sports in hot, humid weather, as long as precautions […]